Gaining Weight During Menopause

Mayo Clinic: Weight gain is often an issue ... even for those who eat well and exercise regularly.


Dear Mayo Clinic: I recently turned 50, and I walk about 1 mile daily and work out two to three times per week. I believe I am beginning to go into menopause, as I have not had a period in a few months. Also, I have noticed the number on my scale rising, even though I have not changed my diet or activities. I've heard weight gain is common in menopause. As I enter this stage of life, what can I do to maintain my weight other than continuing to work out and eat well? READ MORE

(Source: Mayo Clinic News Network, 01/05/2021)